• "Wallander's investigations are perfectly judged to create a thrilling mood of growing tension culminating in a satisfying climax"

    The Times
  • "Wonderfully bleak thrillers...somehow unremitting and gripping at the same time"

    Sean French, Independent
  • "Mankell is one of the most ingenious crime writers around. Highly recommended"

  • "Sweden's answer to Morse and Wexford"

    Mail on Sunday
  • "Gripping... Expert plotting"

    Daily Telegraph